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==========================================================explorator 26.22-24 October 1, 2023
You can read explorator online at:

Thanks to Arthur Shippee, Dave Sowdon, Edward Rockstein, Kurt Theis,
John McMahon, Barnea Selavan, Joseph Lauer, Mike Ruggeri, Hernan Astudillo, Richard Campbell, Barbara Saylor Rodgers, Bob Heuman, David Critchley, Richard Miller, Kris Curry, Rick Heli, Richard C. Griffiths, Frank MacKay, Andrew Szegedy-Maszak, Don Buck, mata kimasitayo, and Ross W. Sargent for headses upses this week (as always hoping I have left no one out).

A partial catch up; lots to wade through ... we should be fully caught up by next week ...

===========================================================EARLY HOMINIDS
===========================================================Early humans deliberately made stone 'spheres' some 1.4 million years bp:

A 476 000 wooden 'structure' apparently build by hominins in Zambia/Tanzania:


A 300 000 years bp 'chinless jawbone' from China may be from a new branch on the human family tree:

Study suggests the size of prey drove Paleolithic technology development:

Evidence of early humans wearing shoes some 146 000 years bp:

Neanderthal remains from Simanya Cave in Spain:

On the debate over our perception of Neanderthals over the years:

Pollen analysis suggests a major dispersal of humans into Eurasia occurred during a Pleistocene warming period:

Feature on Altamura Man:

A box of bones donated to a Spanish museum back in the 1980s turns out to be Neanderthal:

Another feature on early human species interbreeding:

Feature on homo floresiensis:

Review/interview with Cat Bohannon about her book on the role of females in human evolution:

===========================================================A study of pigment production in Ethiopia some 40 000 years bp:

A study of depictions of animal tracks and human footprints in Neolithic petroglyphs from Namibia:

===========================================================ANCIENT NEAR EAST AND EGYPT
===========================================================5000 years bp 'wine jars' from Sohag:

Czech archaeologists have (re)discovered a 25th/24th century BCE tomb of Ptahshepses;

Some new rooms were discovered within the pyramid of Sahura:

A Saite period (and later?) temples of Aphrodite, Amun, and more from Thonis-Heracleion:

Click here to read the complete article

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